English → English - torch

Pronunciation
v. set on fire, ignite, set ablaze
n. piece of wood that is lit on fire to provide light, lamp

English → Spanish - torch

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v. encender fuego, prender fuego
s. antorcha, linterna eléctrica, tea

English → French - torch

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n. torche, flambeau; lampe électrique

English → German - torch

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v. anfackeln, anzünden, in Brand setzen
n. Fackel; Taschenlampe; Lötlampe; Schweißbrenner

English → Indonesian - torch

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n. obor, suluh, sigi, jamung, andang, penerang, senter
v. mengobori, menyuluhi

English → Italian - torch

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v. mettere a fuoco, incendiare
s. torcia, fiaccola; fiamma; torcia elettrica, lampadina tascabile; (tecn) cannello; lampada a benzina

English → Polish - torch

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n. pochodnia, palnik {techn.}, latarka, żagiew

English → Portuguese - torch

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v. incendiar, tacar fogo, queimar, acender
s. tocha, archote, facho

English → Romanian - torch

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n. faclă, torţă, făclie, lanternă, flacără, lampă de lipit {mec.}

English → Russian - torch

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г. освещать факелами
с. факел, карманный фонарик

English → Turkish - torch

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i. meşale, cep feneri, el feneri, asetilen lâmbası

English → Ukrainian - torch

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n. факел, освітлювальний прилад, світоч, смолоскип

English → Dutch - torch

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zn. toorts, fakkel

English → Greek - torch

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ουσ. δαυλός, ηλεκτρικός φανός, δάδα, φακός, πυρσός, δαδί

English → Arabic - torch

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‏مشعل، شعلة، بطارية صغيرة، مصباح يدوي‏
‏أشعل، أضاء‏

English → Chinese - torch

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(名) 火炬, 火把; 喷灯, 吹管; 手电筒; 光, 光芒

English → Chinese - torch

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(名) 火炬, 火把; 噴燈, 吹管; 手電筒; 光, 光芒

English → Hindi - torch

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n. मशाल, टार्च
v. मशाल से रोशनी देना, टार्च से रोशनी देना

English → Japanese - torch

Pronunciation
(名) 懐中電灯; たいまつ, 明かりのために火をつけて用いた木; ランプ
(動) 発火する

English → Korean - torch

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동. 횃불
명. 등불, 전등

English → Vietnamese - torch

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n. đuốc, cây đuốc, đèn pin

Definition of torch

Pronunciation
Noun
1. A stick with a flame on one end, used chiefly as a light source; a similarly shaped implement with a replaceable supply of flammable material.
The mob of angry villagers carried torches and pitchforks to the vampire's castle.
2. A portable light source powered by electricity; a flashlight.
Ernst slipped and dropped his torch on the flagstones, shattering the bulb and plunging us into darkness.
3. An arsonist.
4. Short form for blowtorch or oxy-gas torch.
Verb
5. To set fire to, especially by use of a torch (flaming stick).
Some hoodlums had torched a derelict automobile, which emitted a ghastly pall of thick, black smoke that filled the street.
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Verb Forms

Present participle: torching
Present: torch (3.person: torches)
Past: torched
Future: will torch
Present conditional: would torch
Present Perfect: have torched (3.person: has torched)
Past Perfect: had torched
Future Perfect: will have torched
Past conditional: would have torched
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